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May
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comment How important are accents in written Spanish?
I think it's important that if you're including some accents you should include all accents. Leaving some out willy-nilly seems worse to me than leaving them all out. For instance if you wrote most accents but left out those in some peoples' names that would indeed look rude to me.
May
2
comment How important are accents in written Spanish?
@SergioRomero: I don't understand then why you don't consider it's important to also write English properly in comments to this question. For instance, every properly written sentence in English must include a verb. Or maybe it's just a case that when asked some people feel writing properly is important, but in practice often write casually rather than properly.
Apr
16
comment How important are accents in written Spanish?
@CesarGon: Of course. Just like many people would consider the final sentences of your previous two comments wrong English grammar for starting with a conjunction or preposition and lacking a verb. But in reality we really write like that all the time and it doesn't seriously impede anybody's reading. And after all the OP wasn't asking about grammatical or orthographical correctness but "importance". And I think the answers here cover all the aspects of importance, which of course include but are not limited to correctness.
Mar
27
revised How do you say a “shot” referring to alcohol?
better wikipedia link for "caballito" but still no photo
Mar
27
comment Gusto variant of the verb gustar
@MichaelWolf, these things are up to personal taste, convenience, context, and subjective standards. For instance some might feel your comment would be less sloppy if you had put the term of address within the sentence or followed it with a comma instead of capitalizing the second word of your sentence.
Mar
21
revised “Quick brown fox…” equivalent in Spanish?
"here" or "this" in links is bad UX (x 2)
Mar
21
revised What exactly are “mis rasgos”?
copyedit; still one confusing part for me though
Mar
19
revised How are words with “ps” or “pt” pronounced?
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Mar
19
revised What is the preferred used word for “subscripción”?
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Mar
12
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Mar
8
revised How do you say a “shot” referring to alcohol?
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Mar
8
answered How do you say a “shot” referring to alcohol?
Mar
8
revised Why do definitions use 'que' rather than 'lo que'
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Mar
8
revised lo ayudo vs. le ayudo (direct vs. indirect object)
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Mar
8
revised What does the “lo” in “pasarlo bien” refer to?
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Mar
8
revised What's the function of “lo” in “lo que”?
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Mar
8
revised What does “lo” in “(no) lo es” refer to?
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Mar
5
revised Translation of “How far back?” in the context of time
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Mar
5
revised Usage of “ver(se)” for “to seem/look” (te ves, se te ve, te veo, etc.)
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Mar
5
revised Uses of “SE” : se discutió
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